quote by Anthony of Padua

Christians must lean on the Cross of Christ just as travelers lean on a staff when they begin a long journey.

— Anthony of Padua

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Christ on the cross quote You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.

You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.

And of what should we be afraid? Our captain on this battlefield is Christ Jesus. We have discovered what we have to do. Christ has bound our enemies for us and weakened them that they cannot overcome us unless we so choose to let them. So we must fight courageously and mark ourselves with the sign of the most Holy Cross.

Men have said that the cross of Christ was not a heroic thing, but I want to tell you that the cross of Jesus Christ has put more heroism in the souls of men than any other event in human history.

Christ on the cross quote Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can't begin to explore your

Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can't begin to explore your possibilities.

Before we can begin to see the cross as something done for us, we have to see it as something done by us.

Though we are commanded to 'wash ourselves', to 'cleanse ourselves from sins', to 'purge ourselves from all our iniquities', yet to imagine that we can do these things by our own efforts is to trample on the cross and grace of Jesus Christ. Whatever God works in us by his grace, he commands us to do as our duty. God works all in us and by us.

The Blood deals with what we have done, whereas the Cross deals with what we are. The Blood disposes of our sins, while the Cross strikes at the root of our capacity for sin.

Christ on the cross quote You cant cross the sea simply by staring at the water

You cant cross the sea simply by staring at the water

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When you refuse to teach on the radical depravity of men, it is an impossibility that you bring glory to God, His Christ, and His cross, because the cross of Jesus Christ and the glory thereof is most magnified when it's placed in front of the backdrop of our depravity!

Because the Lord Jesus died on the Cross, I have received forgiveness of sins;

because the Lord Jesus rose from the dead, I have received new life; because the Lord Jesus has been exalted to the right hand of the Father, I have received the outpoured Spirit. All is because of Him; nothing is because of me.

There is nothing more pleasing to God, than to see a soul who patiently and serenely bears whatever crosses it is sent; this is how love is made, by putting lover and loved one on the same level. . . A soul who loves Jesus Christ desires to be treated the way Christ was treated-desires to be poor, despised and humiliated.

Christ on the cross quote We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

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If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption.

The blood that poured from Christ's wounds bought your salvation.

If you want to truly value what He did, think of Him hanging on that cross just for you. With that thought in your mind, consider how you should live. He gave Himself freely for you; are you giving yourself fully to Him?

At the cross in holy love God through Christ paid the full penalty of our disobedience himself. He bore the judgment we deserve in order to bring us the forgiveness we do not deserve. On the cross divine mercy and justice were equally expressed and eternally reconciled. God's holy love was 'satisfied.'

Christ on the cross quote You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the sh

You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.

A dead Christ I must do everything for; a living Christ does everything for me.

You've got to be centered on Christ. It's a work of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit forms Jesus within us. No cross? No crown. No pain? No gain. No way around it - if there was a shortcut, I'd know it and I'd tell ya.

I think that at the supper I neither receive flesh nor blood, but bread and wine; which bread when it is broken, and the wine when it is drunken, put me in remembrance how that for my sins the body of Christ was broken, and his blood shed on the cross.

Christ on the cross quote Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing the monkey bars. You hav

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing the monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.

I think that at the supper I neither receive flesh nor blood, but bread and wine; which bread when it is broken, and the wine when it is drunken, put me in remembrance how that for my sins the body of Christ was broken, and his blood shed on the cross.

When the Lord Jesus Christ became my surety .

. . He went to Calvary's cross, and all my guilt was charged against Him. He settled for everything, and then He cried, 'It is finished.' And on the basis of that finished work, God can freely forgive, and justify completely, every poor sinner who trusts in the Lord Jesus Christ.

It is to the Cross that the Christian is challenged to follow his Master: no path of redemption can make a detour around it.

Christ on the cross quote We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

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Cheap grace is the grace we bestow on ourselves.

Cheap grace is the preaching of forgiveness without requiring repentance, baptism without church discipline, Communion without confession.... Cheap grace is grace without discipleship, grace without the cross, grace without Jesus Christ, living and incarnate.

All God's plans have the mark of the cross on them, and all His plans have death to self in them.

Your approval before God is woven into the life and sacrifice of Jesus Christ on the cross, not what other men and women think about you.

Christ on the cross quote Holiness is not the way to Crisht; Christ is the way to holiness.

Holiness is not the way to Crisht; Christ is the way to holiness.

Any discussion of how pain and suffering fit into God's scheme ultimately leads back to the cross.

Preach Christ or nothing: don't dispute or discuss except with your eye on the cross.

The deep meaning of the cross of Christ is that there is no suffering on earth that is not borne by God.

Christ on the cross quote If a black cat crosses your path, it signifies that the animal is going somewher

If a black cat crosses your path, it signifies that the animal is going somewhere.

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Outside of the cross of Jesus Christ, there is no hope in this world.

That cross and resurrection at the core of the Gospel is the only hope for humanity. Wherever you go, ask God for wisdom on how to get that Gospel in, even in the toughest situations of life.

Do unto others as you would have them do to you, said the rapist.

Christ is the Son of God. He died to atone for men's sin, and after three days rose again. This is the most important fact in the universe. I die believing in Christ.

Christ's own 'God-forsaken-ness' on the cross showed me where God is present where God had been present in those nights of deaths in the fire storms in Hamburg and where God would be present in my future whatever may come.

God turns on its head one form of evil - suffering - in order to defeat another form of evil - that is, our transgressions. It happened at the cross, and it occurs in the lives of followers of Christ every day.

By the cross we, too, are crucified with Christ;

but alive in Christ. We are no more rebels, but servants; no more servants, but sons!

Christ did not suffer and die to offer cheap grace.

Jesus did not go willingly to the cross so we could have an easy life or offer a faith built on easy-believism. As someone once said, 'Salvation is free, but not cheap.' It cost Jesus His life.

The personal desolation Christ is experiencing on the cross is what you and I should be experiencing--but instead, Jesus is bearing it, and bearing it all alone. Why alone? He's alone so that we might never be alone.

The work of redemption was accomplished by Christ in His death on the cross and has in view the payment of the price demanded by a holy God for the deliverance of the believer from the bondage and burden of sin. Inredemption the sinner is set free from his condemnation and slavery to sin.

Easter is always the answer to "My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me!"

Christ's death is the Christian's life.

Christ's cross is the Christian's title to heaven. Christ "lifted up" and put to shame on Calvary is the ladder by which Christians "enter into the holiest," and are at length landed in glory.

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